Freedom Heavy Haul can assist with any sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the great state of Ford Kentucky or anywhere within the USA.
Ford Kentucky is the only Ford manufacturing plant in the world located in the Bluegrass region of Kentucky. The plant has a long history, dating back to 1914 when Henry Ford built a small car factory on the site. In 1925, the Ford Motor Company expanded the plant and began making Model T's there. The plant continued to grow through the years, becoming one of the largest car factories in the world.
Ford Kentucky began production in 1917 and by 1941, the Ford Motor Company had a plant in Louisville producing wartime materiel. After World War II, the plant became a center of automotive production for Ford. In 2008, Ford announced that it would be closing the Louisville plant.
Arrange a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be surprised at just how easy it is! All you have to do is enter your get in touch with and also shipping info right into our on-line kind. Or consider that information to among our devoted transport agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery zip codes and also the kind of thing you need to be carried with measurements.
We specialize in helping you select the best trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have professional understanding concerning flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.
One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving organizers will work with you to set up an equipment pickup date and time which works best for you. We do our very best to work around your schedule when you ship your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!
Depending on the delivery dimension, we could load the exact same day! For bigger deliveries, we might need a little bit more time for trip planning and large permitting. For incredibly lots, a course survey may be necessary to identify the carrier's course before travel. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! One of our expert Heavy Haul organizers will deal with you to make certain that we choose the most effective choice to obtain your work done as promptly as well as, most notably, cost-effectively.
You can contact your heavy haul transporter at any time during your delivery to ask inquiries about arrival times and also anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through strenuous safety and also step-by-step training to make sure that your freight is safe every step of the means! You or a person you appoint will certainly carry out a last delivery assessment, approve a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!
Heavy Hauling is complex, and also you ought to only rely on somebody with the proper understanding and also experience. Get In Touch With Freedom Heavy Haul today.
Ford Kentucky is a manufacturing plant located in Louisville, Kentucky. The plant was founded in 1917 and has since produced automobiles, trucks, SUVs, and vans. Ford Kentucky is the only manufacturing plant in the United States that manufactures both the Mustang and the Explorer SUV.
One of the smallest states in the middle section of the country, Kentucky is the 37th largest state in the union. The state is nearly 400 miles long and almost 170 miles wide. There are nearly 78,000 miles of public roadways in Kentucky. Interstates account for 750 miles of highway in the state. I-64 runs east/west across the northern portion of the state, connecting Louisville and Lexington with Indiana and West Virginia. I-75 goes north-south between Ohio and Tennessee, running through Lexington. I-24 runs diagonally from Indiana to Tennessee in the western portion of the state.
With more than 600,000 people, Louisville is the largest city the in the state. Itâ€™s about twice as large as Lexington, the second largest city. Bowling Green was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Kentucky are:
Shipments of heavy equipment that exceed the dimensional restrictions in Kentucky must obtain oversize shipping permits to travel in the state.
The dimensional restrictions in the state of Kentucky include:
Maximum weight: 80,000 Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW);
Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;
Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.
Kentucky has fairly permissive overall length restrictions. Many eastern states restrict the length of tractor-trailer loads to 60 feet. Kentucky allows six feet of overhang on the front bumper, and five feet of overhang on the rear bumper.
Trailer length maximums in Kentucky include:
Total length: 65 feet;
Trailer length: 53 feet;
Motor home length: 45 feet.
Permits to ship oversize loads in Kentucky can be obtained from the Department of Transportation. Movement of oversize shipments is permitted from a Â½-hour before sunrise to a Â½-hour after sunrise on weekdays. On Saturday, oversize transports must conclude by noon. Shipping oversize loads is not permitted on Sunday or major holidays. Oversize length is limited to 95 feet on two-lane roads.
If your shipment exceeds the oversize regulations in Kentucky, you must obtain a Super Load permit to travel in the state. The maximum dimensions permitted for oversize travel in Kentucky include:
Maximum Weight: 160,000 pounds;
Maximum Length: 110 feet total (four-lane roads);
Maximum Height:Â 15 feet;
Maximum Width:Â Â 14 feet.
Freedom Heavy Haul will ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Kentucky. Ritchie Brothers has an office in Lexington. J.J. Kane, the only other national auction house with an office in Kentucky, is located in Verona. Ford Brothers has locations in Mt. Vernon, Somerset and London.
Other prominent independent equipment auction houses in Kentucky include:
Contact Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Kentucky. United Rentals operates at nearly 10 locations in the state. Sunbelt Rentals also has around 10 stores in Kentucky. General Rental Center has offices in Frankfort and Somerset. Whayne Supply operates in Somerset and Pikeville. Herc Rentals has a store in Middletown.
Other equipment rental centers in Kentucky include: